Lowest Forward Earnings Yield in the Health Care Technology Industry Detected in Shares of athenahealth (ATHN, HSTM, MDSO, HMSY, MDRX)
Below are the three companies in the Health Care Technology industry with the lowest forward earnings yields. Using projected earnings for the current fiscal year, the forward earnings yield is useful to compare a stock's return vs. owning a similar stock or other yield assets (e.g. bonds). Generally, the higher the earnings yield, the more undervalued the stock.
athenahealth ranks lowest with a forward earnings yield of 1.1%. HealthStream is next with a forward earnings yield of 1.6%. Medidata Solutions ranks third lowest with a forward earnings yield of 1.7%.
HMS Holdings follows with a forward earnings yield of 3.0%, and Allscripts Healthcare Solutions rounds out the bottom five with a forward earnings yield of 3.3%.
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